This relatively rare Roan Antelope shoulder mount has been posed with its head turned to its right to perfectly display its attractive horns. He has an alert expression and perked up ears. This animal has beautiful coloring typical of the species and top-notch detail in the taxidermy. All this considered, we have given this Roan Antelope our taxidermy quality rating of Excellent.
About the Roan Antelope
Scientific Name: Hippotragus equinus
The roan antelope is a savanna antelope found in West and Central Africa. It is the namesake of the Chevaline project, whose name was taken from the French Antilope Chevaline. Roan antelope are one of the largest species of antelopes, only Elands, Bongos and large male Kudus can exceed them in weight.